Frans M. Olbrechts 1899-1958 : in search of art in Africa / edited by Constantine Petridis ; with contributions by Daniel P. Biebuyck ... [et al.] ; [translation from the Dutch, Lee Preedy].
By: Olbrechts, Frans M
Contributor(s): Petridis, Constantine | Biebuyck, Daniel ProsperLanguage: English Publisher: Antwerp : Antwerp Ethnographic Museum, 2001.Description: 327, p. of col. plates : ill., maps, photos ; 29cm.ISBN: 77069011
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|Book||British Museum||Africa Oceania and the Americas||Open Shelves||KY [OLB-] (Browse shelf(Opens below))||1||Available||M44473|
|Book||British Museum||Royal Anthropological Institute||Open Shelves||KY [OLB-] (Browse shelf(Opens below))||1||Available||L73520|
Book published in conjunction with the exhibition of the same title, (which critiques two exhibitions organised by Olbrechts in the 1930s) held in the Antwerp Ethnographic Museum, from 7-12-01 to 31-03-02.
Bibliography: p. 310-324.
Olbrechts and African art / C. Petridis; Franz Boas's influence on the study of 'primitive art' / A. Jonaitis; The young Olbrechts in America / M. Holsbeke; Olbrechts and the study of ethnic art at Ghent University / H. Burssens; Olbrechts and the beginnings of professional anthropology in Belgium / D.P. Biebuyck; Olbrechts and the morphological approach to African sculptural art / C. Petridis; Olbrechts morphosemantic approach to 'the primitive work of art / W. van Damme; Congolese art in Antwerp / C.Petridis; The Nkanu and other Eastern Kongo Peoples lifted from the shadow of the Yaka / A. van Damme-Linseele; Masks in Kasayi / R. Ceyssens; Olbrechts and the expeditions to West Africa / A. Veirman; Pieter Jan Vandenhoute among the Dan and the Wè / E. Bruyninx; Albert Maesen and the study of Senufo art / A. Veirman; Epilogue / l. de Heusch.